The following individuals have endorsed Brad Rogers for County Commissioner.
- State Senator Blake Doriot
- State Senator Linda Rogers
- State Rep. Doug Miller
- State Rep. Curt Nisly
- State Rep. Christy Stutzman
- State Rep. Timothy Wesco
- Former State Rep. Wes Culver
- Former Elkhart County Commissioner Phil Neff
- Former Elkhart County Commissioner Phil Stiver
- Mayor of Nappanee Phil Jenkins
- Sheriff Kyle Dukes, Kosciusko County
- Goshen City Councilman Mike Orgill
- Harrison Township Trustee Kerry Yaw
- Concord Township Assessor Chris Dickinson
- Mr. Bradley Vite, ECSO Merit Board
- Elkhart County Farm Bureau
- International Union of Operating Engineers, Local 150
- Former St. Joseph County Commissioner Mark Dobson
“I am honored to endorse Brad Rogers for Elkhart County Commissioner. Brad has a proven record of dedicated service and quality leadership through his work with the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Office.
I have known Brad for nine years and have witnessed his ability to make decisions based on sound principles. Brad is a man of integrity and has a genuine heart for service.
As a friend and proven leader, I ask that you vote for Brad on May 5, 2020.”
– Phil Jenkins, Mayor – City of Nappanee, IN
“Former Sheriff Brad Rogers has a long history of experience and principled service to our community.
It was his actions in standing up for the individual liberties of ordinary Hoosiers against an overzealous Federal Government that drew me to him and inspired me as I campaigned and have served in the House of Representatives.
I know as a Commissioner, Brad Rogers will look after the liberty of all residents of Elkhart County and make sure that their tax dollars are spent wisely. I wholeheartedly endorse Brad Rogers for County Commissioner of Elkhart County!”
– Rep. Curt Nisly, Indiana House of Representatives
“As a current County Commissioner in neighboring Kosciusko County, I understand the challenges faced and the experience that is needed to get the job done. Brad Rogers is well qualified for the task and I wholeheartedly endorse his candidacy for Elkhart County Commissioner in District 2.
I have gotten to know Brad over the past decades and have found him to be a man of faith, integrity and a proven leader. His experience as an elected official (Sheriff) and as a county employee, give him a unique insight into the operations of local government. He understands that government is best when it is limited and directed to serve the people. As an Elkhart County Commissioner, Brad Rogers will do just that!
I encourage you to lend him your vote in the June 2nd 2020 Republican Primary.”
– Brad Jackson, County Commissioner – Kosciusko County, IN
“It is an honor and privilege to endorse former Sheriff Brad Rogers for Elkhart County Commissioner. Brad is a dedicated public servant. His understanding of the criminal justice system is without parallel in Elkhart County.
He is a seasoned Executive with conservative values that will serve all of Elkhart County well.
He understands the best form of government is that which is closest to the people. He will meet and listen to his constituents as he truly understands he serves the people of Elkhart County.”
– Mark Dobson, Former St. Joseph Count, Indiana Commissioner
“As a lifelong Elkhart County resident and small business owner, who has served in county government for 24 years, and now serve in the Indiana State Senate, I realize the issues and pressures faced by our local elected leaders. It takes strength of character to stand on principle. I believe that Brad Rogers is the candidate we need in the office of Elkhart County Commissioner, District 2!
As Sheriff, he was not afraid to stand up for the rights of Elkhart County residents. He defended our Indiana and Federal Constitutions. I believe he will show that same commitment as a County Commissioner.
Brad will bring much needed conservative values and a freedom oriented philosophy to Elkhart County’s Board of Commissioners. With over three decades of service to our county, he understands that limited government and an approach based on the individual person is the key to the preservation of our Republic. He will work to serve you, the people of Elkhart County.
I am pleased to endorse Brad’s candidacy for County Commissioner, and I encourage you to join me in voting for him in the 2020 Republican Primary.”
– Sen. Blake Doriot, Indiana State Senate, District 12
“Hello Elkhart County! I’m writing to offer my endorsement of Brad Rogers for county commissioner district 2 in the May 5th primary election. In the past several years I’ve gotten to know Brad and his leadership style. His focus continues to be on reasonable, low regulation government, that incorporates a collaborative, community based approach to the decision making process. I believe Brad is well suited for this important office. He brings 33 years of experience both as a county employee and elected official as Sheriff to this position of leadership and decision making. This will serve him well on the Board of Commissioners.
The role of County Commissioner is multi-faceted and touches a large sector of governance. This includes building regulations, economic development, assisting in management of multiple departments and making sound fiscal decisions. As a lifelong homebuilder and real estate professional, I know and have experienced firsthand, how important the relationship between local government and business can be. For these reasons and many more, I ask you to join me in supporting and voting Brad Rogers for County Commissioner District 2 on May 5th!”
– Rep. Doug Miller – State Representative, House District 48
“Having served our community as Sheriff for 8 years and with over 32 years of law enforcement experience, Brad Rogers truly knows what public service is all about.
As our District 2 County Commissioner, Brad will bring the same level of dedication to Elkhart County that he always has. His reliable, principled stand for the Constitution and for Hoosier values is why I am pleased to endorse Brad Rogers for Elkhart County Commissioner, District 2!”
– Rep. Christy Stutzman, Indiana House of Representatives
“The Elkhart County Farm Bureau is pleased to announce its official endorsement of Brad Rogers for Elkhart County Commissioner, District 2. Brad will bring over 33 years of experience as a county employee, division/department head and as an elected official (County Sheriff) to the office of County Commissioner.
The Elkhart County Farm Bureau believes in the importance of local government, property rights, sound infrastructure and a balanced approach to taxation. Brad’s decades of experience with budgets, project oversight, employee supervision, and coalition building will serve the county well. He has shown continued servant leadership and will be an advocate for our community, including our local farmers. We encourage voters to lend Brad their vote in the upcoming primary and general election.”
– The Elkhart County Farm Bureau – Board of Directors
“It is my great privilege to endorse Brad Rogers for Elkhart County Commissioner. With his experience as a two-term Republican Sheriff in Elkhart County, Brad understands the complexities of county government and what is required to be successful. As a newly-elected Sheriff in neighboring Kosciusko County, Sheriff Rogers took me under his wing and mentored me as I prepared to take office.
One of the things I admire most about Brad Rogers is his passion and unwavering devotion to the Constitution and protecting our Constitutional rights. To the great people of Elkhart County: Mr. Rogers has shown by his actions that he will protect you and your families. Brad is an exceptional leader, a man of integrity, and a true gentleman.
I cannot think of anyone more qualified or better suited for the position of county commissioner than Brad Rogers. He is a man who loves the citizens of Elkhart County and you can be assured he will work tirelessly for you, the people.”
– Kyle P. Dukes Sheriff of Kosciusko County, IN
“As a member of the Goshen City Council, I understand the institutional pressures that are placed on decision-makers. I have all too often seen national, state and local officials vote against what they think is right due to this continued pressure.
Brad Rogers’ tenure as elected Sheriff has placed him in many situations where he has had to courageously speak truth to power. I believe he will do the same as our County Commissioner.
Brad is a candidate I am truly excited to vote for!”
– Mike Orgill, Fmr. Councilman – Goshen City Council, Dist. 3
“I want to express my support for Brad Rogers in his campaign for Elkhart County Commissioner, District 2.
As a longtime Township Trustee in Harrison Township, I believe Brad is the best choice for this important position. Brad has over three decades of experience in county government and is well prepared for his role as a County Commissioner.
He is a strong conservative, a servant leader, and I know he will be an advocate for our community. Please vote for Brad in the upcoming May Republican Primary.”
– Kerry Yaw, Harrison Township Trustee, Elkhart County, IN
– International Union of Operating Engineers, Local 150
“I would like to express my complete support for Bradley Rogers in his campaign for Elkhart County Commissioner.
I have worked with Brad for several years now in the local county government system and I cannot say enough about his dedication to our community and the people that live and work in it.
Brad has nothing but great aspirations for the future of Elkhart County and a positive mindset in the direction he would like to see our wonderful community move towards, not only tomorrow, but for years to come.
Your decision to elect Bradley Rogers to the position of Elkhart County Commissioner is the best choice to ensure the continued growth of our county and in securing our position as one of the greatest counties in Indiana.”
– Christopher S. Dickinson, Concord Township Elected Assessor
“I worked with Sheriff Rogers for two terms as a member of the Elkhart County Sheriffs Merit Board and witnessed a strong leader, a caring man, and someone who listens.
He is a strong advocate of constitutional government and citizens’ rights. And he is a man who is willing to take a stand against political winds and do what is right. His integrity and experience have prepared him for this next chapter of service as commissioner.
I wholeheartedly and enthusiastically endorse Brad and believe he will be an outstanding representative for the citizens of Elkhart County.”